Managed service supplier Redcentric plc has introduced the profitable supply of the brand new NHS Peering Trade Service, which permits service suppliers and healthcare professionals entry to a wide range of healthcare techniques and knowledge.
The Peering Trade Service types a key provide chain part inside its IT infrastructure. It does this by supporting an impartial community connection between the Well being and Social Care Community (HSCN), opening up entry for professionals.
Cem Ahmet, COO at Redcentric, mentioned: “It is a vital piece of nationwide infrastructure, and we worth the belief positioned in us to ship it, so it’s with nice satisfaction that we are able to now announce that it’s been efficiently accomplished.
“We take pleasure in an in depth working relationship with the workforce at NHS Digital and the supply of this venture demonstrates that we’re a trusted accomplice and a ‘secure pair of arms’ with the expertise, data and other people to securely ship initiatives just like the Peering Trade for the NHS.”
A gaggle of 20 telecommunications organisations, referred to as HSCN Shopper Community Service Suppliers (CNSPs), present safe entry to HSCN. This permits NHS prospects who’re utilizing totally different HSCN suppliers to speak.
Redcentric was originally awarded the Peer Exchange Service contract in 2017 and in 2021 was profitable in bidding for the supply of the alternative service, when the primary contract ended.
It took 12 months for the venture to be constructed, together with the implementation of a brand new platform which ensured the seamless migration of all 20 CNSPs.
Patrick Clark, director of infrastructure at NHS Digital, mentioned: “I’m delighted to verify the profitable implementation of the alternative HSCN Peering Trade Service, which has occurred with out impacting service to HSCN customers.”